Search
Login
ASA is the essential resource to cultivate leadership, advance knowledge, and strengthen the skills of those who work with, and on behalf of, older adults.

Text Resize

Understanding the Scams Seniors Face

Membership Directory

Find ASA members in your area or who share your interest area. Enter a name or click on the magnifying glass to start your search.
 

Wednesday, April 6, 2016

Start : 10:00 AM Pacific
End : 11:00 AM Pacific

Part of the Family Caregiver Support Series, sponsored by Home Instead Senior Care

 

Register Now
Includes Complimentary CEUs

The annual financial loss by victims of elder financial abuse is estimated to be at least $2.9 billion dollars. If you are worried that your clients or another older adult you know are susceptible to scams, this web seminar will offer plenty of advice on how to protect them. It will also examine the ins and outs of senior scams, as well as explaining the top scams. And it will offer real-world advice on preventing and reporting scams against older adults.           

Participants in this web seminar will be able to:

  • List five ways to prevent and report suspected scams against an older adult;
  • Identify eight signs that an older adult may have been victimized by a scam; and,
  • Define the eight most common scams targeting older adults.

Presenter:

Lakelyn Hogan is currently working toward a Master of Arts in Social Gerontology. Lakelyn’s passion for helping others has led her work with aging adults and their families as they navigate the senior care continuum.

Stay Connected

Follow American Society on Aging on Facebook   Follow American Society on Aging on LinkedIn   Follow American Society on Aging on Twitter   Subscribe eNewsletter   

Events

No upcoming events.

View Full Events Calendar

Jobs

AgeBlog

posted on 11.27.2017

San Francisco’s Institute on Aging (IOA) began in 1985 as a nonprofit provid­ing multiple services to older adults, and is best...  Read More

posted on 11.08.2017

But when the person is ready to go home, she will find that Medicare Part A won’t cover the stay because she was never formally admitted to the...  Read More